That game, like this one between the second-ranked Buckeyes and fifth-ranked Sooners, was a top-five matchup. 24 Notre Dame meet in South Bend for the first time in the regular season. 3 Clemson are longtime nonconference rivals in the South. Clemson has won the last three, including last season on The Plains of Auburn.
Barry Switzer's Sooners beat Woody Hayes' Buckeyes on a last-second field goal by Uwe von Schamann, remembered simply as "The Kick." The two storied programs are 1-2 in the AP's Top 100. The only other time the Fighting Irish and Bulldogs played goes down as the greatest game in Georgia football history: Herschel Walker and the 'Dawgs beat the Irish in the Sugar Bowl to win the 1980 national championship. The defending national champions will try to make it four straight against Southeastern Conference Tigers in the ACC's Death Valley. 6 Southern California at the Los Angeles Coliseum, looking to extend a three-game winning streak against the Trojans. 2 Ohio State Since losing in Norman to the Buckeyes last season, the Sooners have won 11 straight, the nation's current longest streak ...
Four games involving eight ranked teams, with each Power Five conference and Notre Dame represented, have the potential to set an early season course for the College Football Playoff race.
Oklahoma and Ohio State will play for the fourth time, and the first at the Horseshoe since the Sooners' only visit in 1977. 3 Clemson Clemson won a tight defensive game last season.
The cities near the state’s northwestern corner form an industrial, economic, and social continuum with neighbouring Chicago.
This is largely a reflection of the early settlement of the region by migrants from the South, who brought with them a hearty distrust of the federal government.
The highest elevation is near the Ohio border, at about 1,250 feet (380 metres) above sea level, while the lowest point, at roughly 330 feet (100 metres), is in the southwest where the Wabash River enters the Ohio River.
About 90 percent of the land lies between 500 and 1,000 feet (150 and 300 metres).
Indiana, constituent state of the United States of America. states in terms of total area and, except for Hawaii, is the smallest state west of the Appalachian Mountains.
The state sits, as its motto claims, at “the crossroads of America.” It borders Lake Michigan and the state of Michigan to the north, Ohio to the east, Kentucky to the south, and Illinois to the west, making it an integral part of the American Midwest. With a name that is generally thought to mean “land of the Indians,” Indiana was admitted on December 11, 1816, as the 19th state of the union. Today Indiana’s economy is based primarily on services, manufacturing, and, to a much lesser extent, agriculture.